La Brea is in west Los Angeles between downtown and Hollywood in the Fairfax district.
|The area has a history of launching retailers. American Rag opened across the street from the property in 1984 and Stussy’s first west coast store opened here in 1992.|
|Celebrated sneaker geeks Undefeated opened here in 2002. They’re well known for their “Billboard Project”. This one was done by artist Barry McGee.|
|There are a number of popular restaurants in the area including Mario Batali’s Osteria Mozza & Pizzeria Mozza. Republique, Ca’Brea, La Brea Bakery, and James Beard nominee Providence.|
|Up the street towards Hollywood is Pink’s Hot Dogs, a Los Angeles institution. To the south is La Brea Bakery.|
|Fairfax District has an eclectic mix of home accessories and furniture showrooms. Newby favorites include Landon Cole, Plantation Home Décor, Croft House, and Nick Metropolis Collectibles.|
|Beverly Hills and Hollywood are just a short drive away. Hancock Park, one of L.A.’s most iconic neighborhoods, is adjacent to the property as is Park La Brea.|
|There are many other interesting retail and dining options nearby including:
href=”http://blogs.laweekly.com/squidink/2010/08/tinga_mexican_la_brea.php”>Tinga, General Quarters, Union, And Still, Recess, Barre Belle, Nong La Vietnamese Café, and LAB ART Gallery.